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You've braved the break at Mavericks - Let's see what you got!

The Mavericks Awards is a digital video performance contest where big wave surfers and videographers submit their best surf content of Mavericks. There are 3 categories for men and 3 categories for women with equal prize money for all. Categories include Biggest Wave, Ride of the Year and Performer of the Year.

60% of the prize money is paid to the athlete and 40% is paid to the photographer.

Winners will be announced and celebrated at the Mavericks Festival, May 7th, 2022 at Old Princeton Landing.

Chris Cuvelier
Chris Cuvelier


Jeff Clark
Jeff Clark


Contest Entry

Videographer / Photographer
The Wave
Mavericks 2020/2021

Contest Rules + Details

Made Waves only. No Tows, paddle only. Each ride requires a separate submission for each category applicable (Mavericks Ride of the Year, Biggest Wave, Performer of the Year) for both male and female. Performance of the Year categories will be judged by the surfers body of work over the season as submitted for other categories.
    You must be 18 years or older on date of the wave. Release of liability: I release Mavericks Surf Awards LLC of any and all liability. I release this intellectual property and grant Mavericks Surf Awards and its partners license to use this content, with credit, to promote the Mavericks Surf Awards. This does not include promotion of other properties beyond Mavericks Surf Awards.